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  • 241 - 243. Moorabool Re-routed ~ #1, #2,  
  • 234 - 239. Personal musings~ #1, #2, #3, #4, #5
  • 227 - 230. Same place : Different perspective ~ East of the river
  • 224. A good story ~ A Fyansford quarry mixup
  • 221 - 222. That one day a year ~ Halloween
  • 219  - 244. Fyansford Features - through the lenses of…
  • 217.  The Power Station
  • 214 - 218.  A little pocket of New Fyansford
  • 205 - 213. Dianne Higgins' Collection ~ Batches One  - Seven
  • 203. A lovely surprise ~ Dianne Higgins
  • 201 - 211. Once upon a dreamtime ~ Moorabool River Blogs
  • 195. Stop Press!
  • 192 - 200. Public houses in & around Fyansford
  • 186 - 191. What's in a name? ~ Blog One, Two, ...
  • 176 - 185.  The Fyansford Chronicles ~ Others write about Fyansford
  • 180.  Mystery bridge ~ Across the Moorabool(?)
  • 174.  A stitch in time ~ Dog training assistance
  • 168 - 175 GerryKellie Martin Contributions ~ Barwon paper mill and thereabouts
  • 162 - 167 Moorabool River - Alternate Perspectives ~ Blogs One, Two, Three ...
  • 158 - 161 Drones over Fyansford ~ Blogs One to Four
  • 153 - 156 Wendy & Peceli's Blog ~ A personal tribute (Galleries One - Four)
  • 152  A problem-solving exercise An 1860 map of Fyansford
  • 151  Have you a tale to tell? Introducing "My Word!"
  • 146   Gone fishing! … in the powerhouse cooling pond
  • 144  The Fyansford Post Office
  • 138 - 150 Evert van Dreven's Collection ~ Gallery One -  Gallery Ten
  • 133 - 137 En-route to Fyansford Primary ~ Walking in the footsteps of former pupils
  • 132  So you liked the "Airspy" Collection ~ Find out more about C.D. Pratt
  • 131  All feedback acted upon ~ The Pedestrian Walkway follow-up
  • 130  Not a lone pine ~ but one of many
  • 127  Not a stretch of the imagination...
  • 125  An old conundrum solved ~  Viccars' / Gugger's / Fyansford PO
  • 124 - 129 The Airspy "Fyansford" Collection ~ C.D. Pratt (Series 1 - 4)
  • 122 - 123 Andreas ~ Photographer & historian
  • 92 - 121 Under the Spotlight ~ Andreas' treasure-trove...
  • 91 Ever so occasionally ~ a bubble of doubt arises...
  • 90 Playing with maps ~ Fyansford
  • 89 The old Swan Inn - Reborne
  • 88 Many hands make light work ~ And then there was a sixth crossing
  • 87 Geelong in Historic Pictures ~ A great community resource
  • 86 We're back... Geelong in Historical Pictures can always get me going...
  • 85 Testing a new resource - For more information
  • 84 Here today! Gone tomorrow! John Helder Wedge
  • 83 My apologies ~ Captain Melville rides again
  • 82 Nuggets ~ like boulders in a field eventually rise to the surface
  • 81 Welcome Stranger! Striking gold...
  • 80 I love a person with passion Recreating the Country - Stephen Murphy
  • 79 Serendipity! I love it. The Captain and I meet again
  • 78 I always appreciate feedback Re my 'Please explain...' posting
  • 77 ANZAC Day Honouring our veterans
  • 76 Early Victorian Press The Weekly Times ~ Young Folks
  • 75 Buckley's Chance The amazing story of William Buckley
  • 74 Geelong Advertiser Best Source of info re The Protestant Asylum
  • 73 So you think you've had it bad For the Term of his Un-natural Life 
  • 72 Fyansford Chronicles Barwon Blog
  • 71 First Victorian Vineyards Australia Felix sharings...
  • 70 Reminiscences from Geelong Ca 1835 Geelong Advertiser 1900
  • 69 Can't help but smile... Melbourne Punch
  • 68 Catching butterflies with Magic ~ OverViews from 2015-2018
  • 67 And now for something very different ~ The Jillong Pocket magazine
  • 66 Left high-n-dry I'm absolutely lost without my PC...
  • 65 2018 ~ In Review  Fyansford.com/Blog reflects on some of its blog-posts
  • 64 Aplogies! Hard getting back into the swing of things without Magic
  • 63 Black Bull Ridge Revisited Wow! It must be so frustrating!
  • 62 150-220 McCurdy Road Protestant Orphanage and Common School
  • 61 First photoshoot without Magic Will take time getting used to it...
  • 60 At last! Moorabool River parkland up-n-running...
  • 59 When Dr Who dropped by... Fyansford.com Compilation #1
  • 58 A decidedly unique read A History of the early McCanns
  • 57 Magic I'll miss Magic incredibly...
  • 56 Pinnacle Newtown Gen Fyansford auction four lots in Fyansford
  • 55 Halloween 2018 Family fun-time in Fyansford
  • 54 A Fyansford Cement Works Museum slideshow A gallery of museum exhibits 
  • 53 Geelong Cement Retirees' Museum The best gallery of museum exhibits
  • 52 Top meeting with Evert van Dreven Definitely a much anticipated meeting...
  • 51 Charles Daniel Pratt ~ Photographer Some of Charles' great photographs
  • 50 I loved "Biggles" as a kid Charles Pratt - my kind of man...
  • 49 More than just dust on the clothesline Evert's album updated
  • 48 Step pyramid of Fyansford Steps in a changing landscape
  • 47 Monier Throughfare ~ Monier Way must be getting close to being a thoroughfare
  • 46 Black Bull Ridge Revisited "About time!" I hear you say...
  • 45 And, what am I bid? Latest Gen Fyansford release...
  • 44 Earthworks underway Now you see it. Now you don't...
  • 43 Amazing how things change What happened to Atkins Street?
  • 42 Progress down by the river Update on the Moorabool River parklands
  • 41 Strange how things happenWhere exactly was the trestle bridge?
  • 40 Gone but not forgotten... Fyansford Cement rail line
  • 39 Fyansford Bridges Revisited Further findings worth passing on
  • 38 Fyansford Building Blocks Important Fyansford names
  • 37 Yet another Fyansford Conundrum... Strange photograph in the pub
  • 37 Major earthworks underway...Excavation of the escarpment
  • 35 Hmmmm! I wonder... Riverside changes
  • 34 Not long now... Moorabool Parklands finishing touches
  • 33 Programmed Personal photo-shoot - a walkthrough the Moorabool parklands
  • 32 Classic old postcard Great postcard showing Fyansford back in the early 1900s
  • 31 The countdown begins... Programmed add finishing touches to the parkland
  • 30 Moorabool River Parklands With less than a week to go, the park looks great
  • 29 Gen Fyansford ~ West End It's only early days. But, there is lots of action
  • 28 Great Promotional Library Library of nine Gen Fyansford promotional videos
  • 27 Busy Times...  On Monier Estate and along the Moorabool parklands
  • 26 Great Escape!  Captain Foster Fyans' memoirs...
  • 25 Street Names ~ Origin   Where Gen Fyansford street names came from - Part 1
  • 24 Just my opinion, but... Plantings along Moorabool parkland
  • 23 Only for those interested in photography... A Smart Phone Vs DSLR Challenge
  • 22 Why is this b..... seat so small? Helicopter Flight over Fyansford
  • 21 Stop Press! Fyansford football team - Premiers
  • 20 Great for kids-n-adults Latest Moorabool parklands update
  • 19 The Old Swan Hotel (Undergoing a rebirth
  • 18 Go, Fyansford!  Searching for Fyansford football team info
  • 17 No smart phones back then... Fyansford state school
  • 16 That's progress! McAuliffe is fast filling up
  • 15 One great guy... Cabbage Tree Ned Devine
  • 14 Another frosty one... Wallaby visitor
  • 13 Nearby Rec-Resources... Overview of local recreation resources
  • 12 Our Moorabool looks great View up the Moorabool from the old bridge
  • 11 Gotta be mad, Magic! A frosty morning walk around
  • 10 Where once there was rich black soil... The amazing Fairview Gardens
  • 9 So! Who was Luke? Luke Street ~ gone but not forgotten
  • 8 Crossing the Moorabool at Fyansford Crossing the Moorabool at Fyansford
  • 7 Not long now... Update on Moorabool parklands
  • 6 How do you pronounce it? Gugger! Gugger Place - Sounds like...
  • 5 Brrrr! Too cold for Magic
  • 4 Not long now... Moorabool parklands progress...
  • 3 Share your memories... Commentary on the old store...
  • 2 My Fyansford Post Office Conundrum Fyansford Post Office / Guggers Store..
  • 1 Fyansford.com needs your help... Community input required